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Chris Fusco, Sun-Times executive editor, leaving to lead local news startup
Times veteran will become the founding executive editor at Lookout Local, a venture of media analyst and writer Ken Doctor.
Bird doubles down on selling electric scooters directly to customers
Bird, the electric scooter startup that helped kick off the shared micromobility boom, is doubling down on personal ownership. Over the weekend, the company unveiled ... and it won one in Chicago.
Wall Street Falls, S&P 500 Down 1.2% as Global Markets Swoon
The S&P 500 fell 38.41 points, or 1.2%, to 3,281.06. It extends the index’s losing streak to four days, its longest since February's sell-off on recession worries. But a last-hour recovery helped the ...
Fears of another Covid-19 wave send stocks tumbling
By Julia Horowitz, CNN Business Concerns that a second wave of coronavirus infections could rock the nascent economic recovery are sending stocks sharply lower.
Premarket: Second Covid-19 wave fears send stocks tumbling
Concerns that a second wave of coronavirus infections could rock the nascent economic recovery are sending stocks sharply lower.
Joe Biden met with Jacob Blake’s family in Milwaukee, then with community members in Kenosha: ‘This is not who we are’
Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden met Thursday with the family of paralyzed police shooting victim Jacob Blake in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, during a rare campaign trip that comes just days after ...
Chapter 9 Is the Best Bad Option for Chicago’s Pensions
Chicago’s pension problems are nothing new. Analysts and observers have known for years that the Windy City’s annual pension contributions were unsustainable. In 2016, the contribution for ...
World Wide Technology Raceway revs up for racing this weekend with fans in the stands
World Wide Technology Raceway is set to host what it’s calling a “mega weekend” of racing this Saturday and Sunday. The events at the Madison, Illinois, raceway will be held with fans in the ...
Sister Act: A Tea Startup Steeped In Philanthropy
They subtracted out their startup costs to arrive at a number from which to take that 20%. Acknowledging the needs caused by the COVID crisis, they added a fifth Chicago charity into the mix ...
Chicago closes 5 more restaurants and bars for COVID-19 guideline violations
Five businesses were closed down over the weekend after investigators from the city of Chicago’s Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection found them to be in violation of reopening ...